Student communicating with female staff member through assistive technology
A male student communicating via sign language to a female staff member
Dog guiding a visually impaired student

Technology News

 

Current Technology Tools for Accessibility

Math

gh-accessibility (vendor)  NEW MathHear release, text to speech for math

Science

Progressive Accessibility Solutions (Accessible nteractive chemistry models)

 

Video

Free tool for describing video (Captioned Video)

Documents

 "When Alt Text is Not Enough"   Tips and Tricks from DIAGRAM Center (web site)

Converting Word Documents

Save-As-DAISY for enhancing Word files

Free PDF Checker (PDF)

Livescribe Pen Stickers

Tactile Graphics

PIAF Picture in a Flash Tactile Graphic Maker NEWS!  Disability Services has one!

Talking Tactile Pen (Touch Graphics)

Tactile Graphics 3D Printing  DIAGRAM Center Receives Grant

InTact Drawing Bundle

NIH 3D Print Exchange (models for creating biomedical science printables)

 

Social Media

Accessible Social Media

Captioning Videos in Facebook

Accessible Images in Twitter

Web Accessibility

WebAIM

ThePacielloGroup Colour Contrast Analyser

Designing Websites for All Users

Acessibility Virtualization Toolkit

Mobile Applications

What Accessibility Standards Apply to Mobile Applications?

Accessibility in Google Apps